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Google plays doctor with answers to your health questions

Have a question about a specific medical condition? You may now be able to find the answers you seek via Google.

Obviously, you’ve always been able to search for health and medical information at Google. But now the search giant will start showing more “relevant medical facts” right off the bat, Google product manager Prem Ramaswami said in a blog post Tuesday. The information appears in the Knowledge Graph side panel alongside Google’s regular search results and allows you to drill down to get specific information on symptoms, treatments and other facts about that condition you’re fretting about.